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How to change the MySQL tmp location on CentOS

How to change the MySQL tmp location on CentOS

Whether it’s because your /tmp partition is too small, or because you are trying to gain more speed in some way, switching the MySQL location for all of its temporary files can help you in a few ways. The directions below will allow you to do so, without causing...
How to disable cPanel’s CloudLinux advertisement.

How to disable cPanel’s CloudLinux advertisement.

In WHM version 11.44, cPanel added a notification for upgrading ones OS to CloudLinux, to help secure webhosting environments. This isn’t ideal for all situations, but there isn’t an obvious way to disable it. Look no further! You can easily disable this...
Switching from MariaDB to MySQL on cPanel and CloudLinux

Switching from MariaDB to MySQL on cPanel and CloudLinux

You can do this with relative ease, using cPanel and CloudLinux’s internal scripts. Step one, set the version of MySQL you want installed using cPanel’s RPM version script. In our example we’re installing MySQL 5.5. /scripts/update_local_rpm_versions...
How to test ClamAV’s functionality

How to test ClamAV’s functionality

From time to time, ClamAV may appear to not be flagging spam correctly. One step in your troubleshooting process should be to make sure that ClamAV is working as intended. The easiest and quickest way to do this would be with an eicar file. Let’s run though how...

Percona update causing problems for php and cPanel.

If you have your cPanel updates configured to also update your system you may have noticed your php start having issues last night. Percona’s latest update (details here) is causing problems for many cPanel customers. The Basics They explain what’s going...
How to change many users to a new default php on CloudLinux

How to change many users to a new default php on CloudLinux

When you change the default php version in php selector that does not update the php version for the existing accounts, it only sets the php version for new accounts. If you want to switch the default php version for existing customers use this command: cagefsctl...